The Rise and Stall of the Religious Right
July 1999

The Collapsing Right Wing

By R. J. Rushdoony

The centuries between the fall of Rome and the Renaissance were named "the medieval era" or the "Dark Ages" by the historians of the later Middle Ages because they were seen as a lapse in the culture of Greco-Roman humanism.

Cultural War as Religious War

By P. Andrew Sandlin

And Jesus knew their thoughts, and said unto them, Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation; and every city or house divided against itself shall not stand: And if Satan cast out Satan, he is divided against himself;

Hebrew Forefathers in the Faith

By Mark R. Rushdoony

Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus, To Timothy, my dearly beloved son: Grace, mercy, and peace, from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

"Hundreds Boycott Rally!": Political Illusions of the Moral Majoritarians

By Wayne C. Johnson

"Hundreds Boycott Rally!" screamed the headline.

By Larry Pratt

Our view of the world will determine how we act. If our understanding of reality is faulty, then our actions will to one degree or another be unrewarding.

By Colonel V. Doner

In the book of Proverbs we read, "where there is no vision, the people perish" (Proverbs 29:18, KJV). They also get burned out, confused, and scatter their energies in a hundred different directions.

By Colonel V. Doner

The Christian Right is a classic case of a movement without a worldview. It is also an instructive example of the consequences of cognitive dissonance.

By Howard Phillips

To achieve victory, you must first seek it. But, even before you seek it, you have to define it.

By P. Andrew Sandlin, Colonel V. Doner, Monte E. Wilson, III

Recently in sun-splashed (and wine-enriched!) Napa Valley, Andrew Sandlin ("AS"), executive director of Chalcedon; Colonel Doner ("CD"), chairman of the Samaritan Group and architect of the "Old" Religious Right; and Monte Wilson ("MW"), president of Global Impact, engaged in an informal…

By George Grant, Ph.D.

There is no place like home. Of joy, of peace, of plenty, where supporting and supported, dear souls mingle into the blissful hubbub of daily life.

By Byron Snapp

If there were ever any doubt that politics and religion do mix, such thinking evaporates as a result of examining oaths taken by elected officials, such as the President, when they enter into their official duties. The central issue in the impeachment trial earlier this year was: Did the…

By R. J. Rushdoony

The world is full of many people who are ready to believe in God and in the Bible from cover to cover except where it disagrees with them.

By Steve M. Schlissel

Thus far we have sought to prove that the Regulative Principle of Worship (RPW) is untrue to Scripture. We have done this by demonstrating the regulativists' flawed appeal to texts wherein they imagine to find it when it simply isn't there.